Day: October 8, 2018

Monday morning news: October 8, 2018

Kavanaugh sworn in » Brett Kavanaugh is now a Supreme Court justice. He was sworn in at a private ceremony Saturday shortly after the Senate voted to confirm him.

Legal Docket: Death penalty with dementia

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It is Monday morning, a fresh week for The World and Everything in It. Today is the 8th day of October, 2018. Good morning to you, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Today on Legal Docket, Mary kicks off coverage of all the arguments for this new term of the...

Kicker: Fixing commas

NICK EICHER, HOST: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is a professional diplomat. He’s using that power in a way that will thrill English majors and advocates for good grammar.  

The Monday Moneybeat

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Monday, October 8th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Coming next on The World and Everything in It, the Monday Moneybeat.

History Book

NICK EICHER, HOST: Next up on The World and Everything in It:  the WORLD Radio History Book. Today, the former Soviet Union frees a Jesuit missionary after more than 20 years in prison. Plus, 50 years ago, Game 7 of the World Series brings a dramatic end to the “year of the pitcher.”

Mary Coleman: Savoring the seasons

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Monday, October 8th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from member-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Well, Mary Coleman and I have more than a first name in common. We’re both married to a man named Joe. We’re also both empty...